Historical Events in April 1891

  • Apr 1 London-Paris telephone connection opens
  • Apr 1 Painter Gauguin leaves Marseille for Tahiti
  • Apr 1 The Wrigley Company is founded in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Apr 7 Nebraska introduces 8 hour work day
  • Apr 11 8 year old Jewish tailor's daughter disappears in Greece, rumor spreads that she was a Christian girl ritually killed by Jews
  • Apr 23 Jews are expelled from Moscow Russia
  • Apr 24 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Final Problem"

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Apr 25 US President Benjamin Harrison visits San Francisco

23rd US President Benjamin Harrison
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Benjamin Harrison